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Overview

Enslaved teenager Henry Shackleford, aka Little Onion, becomes a member in abolitionist John Brown’s motley family during the Bleeding Kansas era before the Civil War.

  1. Ethan Hawke

    Creator

  2. Mark Richard

    Creator

Series Cast

  1. Ethan Hawke

    Ethan Hawke

    John Brown

    4 Episodes

  2. Steve Zahn

    Steve Zahn

    Chase

    4 Episodes

  3. David Morse

    David Morse

    Dutch Henry Sherman

    4 Episodes

  4. Wyatt Russell

    Wyatt Russell

    J. E. B. Stuart

    4 Episodes

  5. Daveed Diggs

    Daveed Diggs

    Frederick Douglass

    4 Episodes

  6. Ellar Coltrane

    Ellar Coltrane

    Salmon Brown

    4 Episodes

  7. Orlando Jones

    Orlando Jones

    The Rail Man

    4 Episodes

  8. Adam Shapiro

    Adam Shapiro

    Jew Weiner

    4 Episodes

  9. Hubert Point-Du Jour

    Hubert Point-Du Jour

    Bob

    4 Episodes

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2020 | 4 Episodes

Season 1 of The Good Lord Bird is set to premiere on October 4, 2020.

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Status In Production

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Type Scripted

Original Language English

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